Saturday, December 8, 2012

Must reads for parents.

A teacher clearly explains what the new education reforms mean for your children:

http://atthechalkface.com/2012/12/07/school-today-what-they-dont-tell-you-written-by-a-teacher/ 


Fordham University professor Mark Niason gives a warning to parents:

http://withabrooklynaccent.blogspot.com/2012/12/a-warning-to-nations-parents.html 



Study: $1.7 billion spent on high-stakes testing:
 http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/11/29/standardized-testing-costs_n_2213932.html?1354228242


Educator says it is actually more than $1.7 :
http://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/living-in-dialogue/2012/12/how_many_billions_are_we_reall.html


Coming soon on from me:  "Is your child receiving a worksheet education?"